- chamber orchestrasN-COUNTA chamber orchestra is a small orchestra which plays classical music.
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chamber orchestra — n. an orchestra much smaller than a symphony orchestra, usually playing compositions suited to it … English World dictionary
chamber orchestra — chamber ,orchestra noun count a small orchestra that plays classical music … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
chamber orchestra — chamber .orchestra n a small group of musicians who play ↑classical music together … Dictionary of contemporary English
chamber orchestra — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms chamber orchestra : singular chamber orchestra plural chamber orchestras music a small orchestra that plays classical music … English dictionary
chamber orchestra — noun small orchestra; usually plays classical music • Hypernyms: ↑orchestra * * * noun, pl ⋯ tras [count] : a small group of musicians who play classical music together * * * ˈchamber orchestra [chamber orchestra] noun a small group of … Useful english dictionary
chamber orchestra — noun An orchestra of modest size, to play chamber music, yet larger then the various chamber ensembles named after their number of instruments (from duo to nonet) … Wiktionary
chamber orchestra — noun Date: circa 1927 a small orchestra usually with one player for each part … New Collegiate Dictionary
chamber orchestra — a small orchestra, commonly of about 25 players. [1925 30] * * * … Universalium
chamber orchestra — cham′ber or chestra n. mus mad a small orchestra commonly of about 25 players • Etymology: 1925–30 … From formal English to slang
chamber orchestra — /ˈtʃeɪmbər ɔkəstrə/ (say chaymbuhr awkuhstruh) noun a small orchestra of around twenty to thirty players … Australian English dictionary